Department of Music

The Valdosta State University Department of Music is a fully accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music, with a faculty of 30 artist teachers and over 160 music majors. The Department of Music presents over 200 musical performances for the public each year. In addition, several of the major performing ensembles of the department travel throughout Georgia, the Southeast, and abroad; performing for schools, civic groups, and as part of community concert series.

The faculty of the Department of Music are active performers, scholars, conductors, clinicians, and adjudicators throughout the region. The department offers a full range of instrumental and vocal performing ensembles, including the Valdosta Symphony Orchestra. Membership in ensembles is open to all VSU students.

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VSU Chamber Singers

On March 14, 2014, the VSU Chamber Singers take their song overseas on a 9-day performance tour. They have been invited by the Stoke Minster in Stoke-On-Trent, England to perform as part of their concert series. Also, they have secured performances at the Ark Theatre in London, Coventry Cathedral in Coventry, as well as leading an Anglican church service in the small town of Worksop, in a church founded over 900 years ago. This performance tour will serve as an educational opportunity for our VSU students as well as enrichment for those who will hear their music.​

Tour Itinerary



March 13

Pre-tour Concert in Valdosta


March 14

Concert at Howard High School in Macon

Departure from Atlanta


March 15

Arrive Manchester, England


March 16

Anglican Worship Service and Performance at Worksop Priory, Worksop


March 17

Performance at Stoke Minster sponsored by the Ceramic City Choir, Stoke-On-Trent


March 18

Stoke-On-Trent, Oxford, Coventry


March 19

Concert performance at Coventry Cathedral


March 20



March 21

Performance at the Ark Theatre in Borehamwood


March 22

Leave for Atlanta ​